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Retracing The Cardiff Railway header Retracing The Cardiff Railway - Kris Carter is looking for backers to produce a coffee table book about the Cardiff Railway. The South Wales freelance artist and writer developed an interest in local history, urban decay and architecture. Kris began blogging about the history of the troubled project in 2013 and produced a fascinating series of articles. We really enjoyed ... more...
plan2ride hill climb challenge 2017 header plan2ride Hill Climb Challenge 2017 - The plan2ride Hill Climb Challenge returns for this year’s Whitchurch and Tongwynlais Festival. Take a look at photos from last year’s event. Raoul from plan2ride said, “The inaugural event last year was a fantastic opportunity for the cycling community to come together, take part in the Festival and celebrate one of the most attractive roads ... more...
General Election 2017 header Who are the General Election Candidates? - We go to the polls on Thursday and you may be wondering who the candidates are. Our sister site, My Cardiff North, have put together all the information you need to know about the election. Follow @mycardiffnorth Candidates Click on the pictures to view more information, including video of the candidates speaking at the Llandaff ... more...
181 Pieces by Debra Allen header 181 Pieces by Debra Allen - After six long years of hard work, the output from my final project as an undergraduate student on the BA (Hons) Photographic Practice course at Cardiff Metropolitan University is finished! It’s on display at The Senedd until June 4th, and at Cardiff Metropolitan University’s Llandaff Campus on Western Avenue until June 1st, along with work ... more...
Digital Fairytrail at Castell Coch header Digital Fairytrail at Castell Coch - “Look high, look low, look through your phone! Can you find all of the fluttering fairies in the castle?” Cadw have launched a new augmented reality (AR) game for you to explore the castle and collect ten different species of fairies. If you’ve played Pokémon Go, you’ll know what to do! How to use the ... more...